Broker License: Frequently Asked Questions

What are the requirements in Pennsylvania for becoming a Licensed Broker?

To earn a Pennsylvania real estate broker license, 16 credits (240 hours) of education must be completed in order to sit for the broker exam. These education credits must meet specific criteria as outlined by the Real Estate Commission. Click here for a review of qualifications needed for approval as a licensed broker in Pennsylvania.

How long does it take to complete the courses required for a broker license?

Broker Courses are offered in the classroom setting on a rotating basis. Generally, by completing each broker course consecutively as they are offered, a salesperson can complete 16 credits in approximately 9-12 months. We do not offer online broker courses.

What is the contact information for the Pennsylvania Real Estate Commission?

Pennsylvania Real Estate Commission
P.O. Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649
Phone: 717-783-3658
Fax: 717-787-0250